Iranian pilgrims killed in north Iraq car bomb

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
August 16, 2010 19:40

BAGHDAD – Four Iranian pilgrims and an Iraqi were killed on Monday when a car bomb exploded next to their bus north of Baghdad, said Iraqi officials.

The bus was on the highway just outside the town of Muqdadiyah headed towards the capital Baghdad 60 miles (90 kilometers) away when the car exploded. Nine other Iranians on the bus were injured.


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